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Definition of "bestirs" []

  • Third-person singular simple present indicative form of bestir. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "bestirs" in a sentence
  • "And of course, when an Arab bestirs himself with unrestrained fury and takes out his incendiary, blind anger on the West, we will say it has nothing to do with us."
  • "In the anxious interregnum before the Jan. 20 Inauguration, Permanent Washington bestirs itself, extending its hand and digging in its heels at the same time."
  • "I pose a question, one that bestirs itself to haunt me in a tuneful way each Christmas, and so I pass my quizzical spirit of Christmas past along to you … Did you “hang a shining star upon the highest bough” or merely “muddle through somehow” this Christmas season?"
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